Rebuilding Together

Documents needed for a Building Permit

The required submittal documents listed below may vary based on location of project and scope of work. Prior to submitting projects for plan check, applicants are advised to visit:

Resiliency Permit Center
448 Fiscal Avenue
Santa Rosa, CA

and talk to a representative to determine what additional documentation, if any, may be required for rebuilding.

Required Documents

Fully Dimensioned Plans - 2 full size sets (24”x36”) OR electronic format

  1. Title Sheet
  2. Grading & Drainage Plan
  3. Site Plan   
    1. Fire Department Site Plan
  4. Architectural Plans  
    1. Residential New Construction 2016 CALGreen Checklist
  5. Elevations
  6. Foundation Plans
  7. Structural Plans 
  8. Framing Plans
  9. Roof Plans 
  10. Calculations
  11. Geotechnical Report (soils report)
  12. Mechanical Details
  13. Electrical Details
  14. Plumbing Details
  15. Modified Findings Report (required if on septic system).

For more detail please view: Plan and Document Detailed Requirements

Permit Sonoma

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Permit Sonoma

Permit Sonoma handles construction and land use permitting for unincorporated Sonoma County including rebuilding after disasters.

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